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Encourage communities to end early marriage with Breakthrough

Encourage communities to end early marriage with Breakthrough

Gram Vaani collaborated with Breakthrough to interact with families and young people in Jharkhand – where 1 in 2 girls in the 15-18 age group is married – to call for an end to early marriage. Over 15,000 users called and participated…

How can ICTs help with revitalising India’s agriculture sector?

How can ICTs help with revitalising India’s agriculture sector?

Mobile Vaani’s research capabilities help us understand gaps and requirements in the agricultural sector, straight from the farmers, andbridge gaps in awareness about best practices in agriculture or crop insurance. The two infographics below tell you how!    

Punji ki Kunji: Engaging with MFI Clients to Change their Lives

Punji ki Kunji: Engaging with MFI Clients to Change their Lives

by Vani Viswanathan Gaurang wants to know what is the process for getting a loan from a Microfinance Institution. Radha wonders why nearly one month since her application for a loan it hasn’t come through, while Komal asks why, when…

The people’s verdict: Aadhaar for midday meals – yay or nay?

The people’s verdict: Aadhaar for midday meals – yay or nay?

On February 28th 2017, the Indian government announced that students who wish to have midday meals in their government schools – a nationwide scheme targeted at increasing enrolment in schools – have to furnish their Aadhaar number or proof or…